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A Yale Papyrus (P Yale III 137) in the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library III (Hardback)

Ancient History > Ancient Egypt & Egyptology > Ancient Egyptian Language & Texts Ancient History > Ancient Greece & the Hellenistic World > Graeco-Roman

Imprint: American Society of Papyrologists
Pages: 200
Illustrations: 123 pages, 8 b/w pls
ISBN: 9780970059116
Published: 1st December 2001
Casemate UK Academic


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This papyrus is a return of taxable private land for the village of Philadelphia dating from AD 216/217. The register, divided into three parts, includes five entries of Alexandrian officials, followed by a dozen entries recording local magistrates and people of archon rank, and finally a list of all the private land owners in alphabetical order. The document assesses the amount of land retained by individuals in the village, the basis forwhich contributions to the armies of Emperor Caracalla were determined. In addition to a physical description of the papyrus this volume includes a discussion of the historical background and socioeconomic significance of the lists.

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